Barnard College

Barnard Demographics & Diversity Report

Many schools pride themselves on their diversity, but what does that mean, really? College Factual ran the numbers to find out how diverse the typical college campus really is, taking into account race, gender, the ages of the students, and where they're from. Read the Barnard diversity report below.

Barnard Student Population

2,744 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Barnard College?

Barnard total enrollment is approximately 2,744 students.

Barnard Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Barnard undergraduate population is made up of 100% women, and 0% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Barnard Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,188
Asian 480
International 327
Hispanic 308
Multi-Ethnic 170
Black or African American 142
Unknown 30
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

41% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Barnard Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,241
Asian 493
International 337
Hispanic 317
Multi-Ethnic 175
Black or African American 143
Unknown 32
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3

High Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Barnard College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 513
Black or African American 184
Asian 66
Multi-Ethnic 8
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at Barnard.

Barnard Male/Female Diversity

More Female Students
This school is more popular with women than with men.


Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Barnard is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  73.40 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about Barnard faculty.

There are approximately 595 female teachers and 345 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

73.01% Out of State
10.58% Out of the Country

Barnard ranks 109 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

73.01% of Barnard students come from out of state, and 10.58% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  95 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 38 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
New York 146
California 78
New Jersey 46
Massachusetts 42
Florida 24

International Students at Barnard

Students from 57 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, India, and Canada.

Learn more about international students at Barnard.

Average Student Age Diversity

Average Student Age Diversity
92.10% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  42.49 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Barnard, 92.10% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
20-21 1,234
18-19 1,109
22-24 152
25-29 7
30-34 0
35 and over 0
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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